A Joke

Theatre (comedy, drama)

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  • Assembly Rooms - Ballroom
  • 16:25
  • Aug 2-7, 9-13, 15-20, 22-26
  • 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Suitability: 12+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Universal Arts and Scene Change Productions
  • Warnings and additional info: Age Category: 12 and above (12+)
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 18 months
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Description

Sylvester McCoy (Dr Who, Hobbit), Robert Picardo (Star Trek Voyager, Stargate Atlantis) and John Bett (Shallow Grave, Tess) star in Dan Freeman's hit play exploring our attitudes to humour and life. An Englishman, an Irishman and a Scotsman find themselves in a void and must work out who and where they are. Are they constituents of a story, or is the joke on them? They approach the world respectively with fear, optimism and acceptance and gradually begin to solve the mystery of their own existence and ours. 'Sharp, satirical, effortlessly amusing' (Stage). 'Hilarious... exhilarating theatre' (International Times).

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